HTMLButtonElement.labels

The HTMLButtonElement.labels read-only property returns a NodeList of the <label> elements associated with the <button> element.

Syntax

var labelElements = button.labels;

Return value

A NodeList containing the <label> elements associated with the <button> element.

Example

HTML

<label id="label1" for="test">Label 1</label>
<button id="test">Button</button>
<label id="label2" for="test">Label 2</label>

JavaScript

window.addEventListener("DOMContentLoaded", function() {
  const button = document.getElementById("test");
  for(var i = 0; i < button.labels.length; i++) {
    console.log(button.labels[i].textContent); // "Label 1" and "Label 2"
  }
});

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
HTML Living Standard
The definition of 'labels' in that specification.
Living Standard Initial definition

Browser compatibility

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ChromeEdgeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafariAndroid webviewChrome for AndroidEdge MobileFirefox for AndroidOpera for AndroidiOS SafariSamsung Internet
Basic supportChrome Full support YesEdge No support NoFirefox Full support 56IE ? Opera ? Safari ? WebView Android Full support YesChrome Android Full support YesEdge Mobile No support NoFirefox Android Full support 56Opera Android ? Safari iOS ? Samsung Internet Android Full support Yes

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